Michael Graduated in Law from Northumbria University in 2012 before starting his training contract at Jacksons in 2013. Before qualifying as a solicitor in 2015, he gained legal experience in a number of commercial departments and is therefore well placed to understand the demands placed on commercial entities, and the need to offer appropriate advice in line with client requirements. He was promoted to Associate Solicitor in April 2021.
Michael works closely with partner and head of Commercial Litigation and Debt Recovery, Toby Joel, and is personally responsible for a large caseload of litigious claims as well as acting for two of the firm’s major clients. He has a wealth of experience in debt recovery and enforcement matters for the firm’s clients who are based in the North East of England.
In particular, Michael has experience of dealing with a wide range of matters, including consumer related disputes, product liability claims, complex contractual disputes, professional negligence claims, landlord and tenant, equine claims, personal injury
Outside of work Michael enjoys playing football, golf and squash.
Contact Michael Sproates, Associate Solicitor, Dispute Resolution and Debt Recovery
DD: 01642 873764